Golf Management

Golf Management

The Hospitality: Golf Management program offers students access to a variety of career paths. The program is designed to prepare students for positions leading to careers such as teaching pros, golf directors, club managers, camp directors, pro shop managers, manufacturer sales representatives and other positions in golf, recreation and business. The curriculum is designed to prepare students with a firm business core providing emphasis in customer service, physical activities, and coaching theory and techniques.

Program Codes

3557 Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Hospitality: Golf Management
5076 Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Hospitality: Golf Management

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Program Contacts

Janelle Hoffman, Hospitality & Tourism Program Director
Office: AP-246
Phone: (480) 423-6260
janelle.hoffman@scottsdalecc.edu

Gary Ward, Division Chair
Office: AP-247
Phone: (480) 423-6685
Gary.ward@scottsdalecc.edu

Division Secretary
Office: AP-251
Phone: (480) 423-6578

Program Notes:

  • Set up an advising meeting by emailing janelle.hoffman@scottsdalecc.edu
  • Enroll in the courses listed in the Program Curriculum above
  • For permission to take upper-level class:
    • Email janelle.hoffman@scottsdalecc.edu  and provide us with the following.
      • Full name
      • Student ID#
      • Course number and section of classes you would like to take
      • Brief explanation of your educational and industry background
Transfer Options

All HRM program classes transfer in some capacity to in-state universities as well as other institutions around the country - this excludes developmental academic courses.

Career Outlook

2014 to 2024; 10% increase (for recreation workers)

Graduates are prepared to:

  • Private Club Management
  • Sales Management
  • Landscape Design
  • Golf Instructor
  • Enter the workforce

Representative job titles:

  • Golf Club Managers $37.49+ per hour)
  • Median salary of golf course managers is $48,672 as of January 2017

Employment of Golf Course managers is projected to grow 10 percent from 2014 to 2024